Oct 3, 2012 12:00pm PDT
in santa rosa. next couple of days, we are going to watch those temperatures really take a tumble on thursday and friday. partly cloudy skies into saturday and sunday. and by monday, there is even a slight chance of scattered showers. so yeah, the weather has been fantastic. big changes are on the way. >>> our roberta gonzales is out at the ballpark. it's a play-off atmosphere and the weather is beautiful. >> it's glorious. in fact, it's 83 degrees here at the coliseum. you have been scanning the parking lot here trying to find the best tailgate party and hands down, it's these guys. >> yeah! >> right here. >> reporter: you know -- [ inaudible ] >> reporter: okay. all right. so... >> whoo! >> reporter: it comes down to the very last game of this regular season. it's a 162nd game. in fact, it's the 79th home game, right, guys? >> yeah!! whoo! >> reporter: and the last time the oakland as played our texas rangers was here at home on july 18th. i had the privilege and the honor of throwing out the first pitch and ever since then, this team is 46-22. >> whoo! > >> reporter: today's g
Oct 8, 2012 12:00pm PDT
the bay a few more clouds not bad, 70 degrees san leandro, 69 oakland and 69 in santa rosa. next couple of days we'll keep things out the possibilities of a few light showers throughout the bay area through wednesday then a break then another chance of showers into friday. none of these storms systems looks significant but just a sign of things to come. >> looks like we enjoy today then. >> it's not going to last very long. >> thank you. >> sounds like the weather. >> right. >>> the forklifts are out in full force. it's that time of the year when half moon bay crowns the king of all pumpkins. and this year marks the 39th year of the world championship pumpkin weigh-off. here we go, tipping the scales at 1775 pounds, this giant gourd squashed the rest of the competition. still about 200 pounds short of the world record but the winner gets more than $10,000 in prize money. he is no stranger to that. he won in 2007 and 2008. >> so what's the secret? >> my family. i couldn't do it without their support. everybody that grows is because they have somebody behind them that's allowing them to.